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Soybean exports power U.S. economy to best performance in 2 years
Chamber of Commerce backs sales tax before Willmar voters
Dayton offers proposal for 25 percent reduction in health insurance premiums
What to do when a health crisis pushes you over the limit
Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as pipeline protest site turns tense
WCT Sports Show: Section playoffs roundup
Gophers deal 21 with Brooks, Smith combo
Card girls CC team clinches fifth-straight state trip
Timberwolves' free agency waiting game already working out
Dubnyk makes 38 saves in Wild win over Sabres
Great Swedish Adventure begins and features woman with Willmar roots
Willmar native on 'The Voice'
1960's icon Bobby Vee dies at Minnesota care facility
Prince’s legendary vault is now open; song due out in November
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
Pope Francis the manager - surprising, secretive, shrewd
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Now is the perfect time for houseplant tasks
Social Security Administration declared a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment for 2017
An Epic journey
Melissa Heen Peterson
Kenley Jo Krogfus
Myron F. Koosmann
Ron A. Hanson letter: Cast your vote for the greater good
Estrich Commentary: Election landslide? Not so fast
Tribune 2016 Endorsement: Elect Fernando Alvarado to Willmar's Ward 3 seat
Carroll and Donna Sarsland letter: The best choices for NL-S School Board
Bob and Joanne Thurston latter: Baker is the best voice for his district
September 17, 2013
Penn State football coach Sandusky seeks new trial in sex abuse
East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania appeals court was set to hear arguments on Tuesday for a new trial for Jerry Sandusky, the former Penn State football coach serving at least 30 years in prison for sexually abusing boys for more than a decade.
September 17, 2013 - 7:04am
August 3, 2013
Dying 2-year-old is best man in his parents' wedding
JEANNETTE, Pa. — Looking dapper in a tiny tan pinstripe suit and orange shirt, a 2-year-old boy with only weeks to live served as the best...
August 3, 2013 - 8:21pm
July 18, 2013
Son of Jerry Sandusky seeks to have name changed
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A son of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is seeking to have his name changed more than a year after his adoptive father was convicted of child sexual abuse.
July 18, 2013 - 6:56am
June 13, 2013
Penn. girl who took on transplant rules gets new lungs
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A 10-year-old girl with cystic fibrosis was recovering from a transplant of adult lungs after a judge's ruling expanded...
June 13, 2013 - 8:00am
June 6, 2013
Judge issues order for dying Pa. girl who needs new lungs
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A federal judge has temporarily allowed a dying 10-year-old girl to move up the adult waiting list for a lung transplant,...
June 6, 2013 - 7:00am
May 14, 2013
Convicted Pa. abortion doctor gets life in prison
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia abortion doctor convicted of killing three babies born alive at his grimy clinic was spared a possible death sentence Tuesday in a deal with prosecutors.
May 14, 2013 - 5:43pm
May 13, 2013
4 children, 2 adults die in eastern Pa. house fire
POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Four children and two adults were found dead in a house fire in eastern Pennsylvania early Monday morning and authorities were searching for the cause. The blaze broke out around 11:55 p.m. Sunday at the single-family home in Pottsville, about 90 miles...
May 13, 2013 - 6:19am
December 21, 2012
Four dead in Pennsylvania shooting
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A man fatally shot a woman decorating for a children's Christmas party at a tiny church hall and killed two men elsewhere in a rural township on Friday before he was shot dead in a gunfight with state troopers. Three troopers in patrol cars were injured...
December 21, 2012 - 11:35pm
December 15, 2012
School shooting postpones Cruise's Pa. premiere of 'Jack Reacher'
NEW YORK (AP) -- The U.S. premiere of the Tom Cruise action movie "Jack Reacher" is being postponed following the deadly Connecticut school...
December 15, 2012 - 9:04am
January 13, 2010
Pa. state trooper shot, killed
CRANBERRY, Pa. (AP) -- A state trooper responding to a domestic call at a rural home today was fatally shot as he got out of his cruiser, and a search was on for the gunman. Trooper Paul G. Richey, a 16-year veteran assigned to the Franklin barracks, and another trooper arrived at...
January 13, 2010 - 4:37pm